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Numismatic sources on the early history of western Himalaya

Omacanda Hāṇḍā

Numismatic sources on the early history of western Himalaya

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Published by B.R. Pub. Corp., Distributed by D.K. Publishersʾ Distributors in Delhi, New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Numismatics -- Himalaya Mountains,
  • Numismatics -- India

  • Edition Notes

    StatementO.C. Handa.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCJ3549.H56 H36 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 168 p., 16 p. of plates :
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19299661M

    The history of the Ṣanhājah Berber dynasty known as the Zīrids is successively one of prosperity, disaster, and redirection. From A.H. , the effective date of Bulukkīn's governorship, to their numismatic history is that of provincial Fāṭimid mints. Natural Premises: Ecology and Peasant Life in the Western Himalaya, Chetan Singh. Delhi: University of Oxford Press, Natural Premises is a careful historical analysis of the interaction between environment and society in the western Himalaya now encompassed by the state of Himachal Pradesh, from roughly to the. Luczanits, Christian () 'Revival and renaissance in Tibetan art: imagining Kashmir and Nepal in the fifteenth and seventeenth centuries [in print erroniously titled “School of Oriental and African Studies, London”]'. European Bulletin of Himalayan research, (52), pp Luczanits, Christian () 'Portable Heritage in the Example of Namgyal Monastery, .   Perhaps the book’s most outstanding feature is the series of portraits of Wilmot’s fellow-travellers and other Ladakhis, most of them in relaxed and cheerful mode, rather than posing stiffly.” Dr Janet Rizvi, writer and historian of Ladakh, Kashmir and the western Himalaya.


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When Men and Mountains Meet, a book based largely on out-of-print and archival material, is the first narrative account of the early exploration of this incomparable part of the world. The difficulty of exploration was not only natural (though the terrain, of course, is the most formidable on earth), but man-made as well: the Himalayas, then as now, are strategic and Numismatic sources on the early history of western Himalaya book /5(8).

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to B.C. Consequently, Klaus Vondrovec went along these lines when he revised the old subject matter of Robert Göbl, as part of CHWH (= Cultural History of the Western Himalaya) on a material basis which no longer – as in – comprised 1, coins but nearly 6, specimens, stemming from coin finds made in Afghanistan and from auction sale catalogs of Western coin.

The Past Before Us. Book Description: Colonial constructions of the early history of India are different from those of more recent times. This is in part because of the additional evidence that we now have, but more because of new ways of interpreting the evidence. Chamba in the western Himalaya was a small hill state comprising the.

History of the American Numismatic Society The ANS was formed by a group of collectors in New York City inat a time when many learned societies were created.

Although the initial meeting of the collectors occurred in March ofthe Society looks back to April 6, as its date of creation; that was the day on which the fledgling. The Chera dynasty (Cēra) was one of the principal lineages in the early history of the present day states of Kerala and Tamil Nadu in southern l: Early Cheras, Vanchi Karuvur (Karur).

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Herodotus also mentions the gold-digging ants of central Asia, which is also mentioned in connection with the Dardi people by Nearchus, the. The early geological history of the Himalayan region is recorded in two lithotectonic zones that are separated by a belt of high-grade metamorphic rocks, the Greater Himalaya (GH) ().To the south, the Lesser Himalaya (LH) contain a thick Precambrian to upper Lower Cambrian succession that is unconformably overlain by Permian and younger by: A brief history of the Indus River.

After the final marine incursion within the Indus Group in the early Eocene. Coins, Culture and History in the Ancient World: Numismatic and Other Studies in Honor of Bluma L.

Trell Lionel Casson, Martin Price Wayne State University Press, - Classical antiquities - pages. When Men and Mountains Meet, a book based largely on out-of-print and archival material, is the first narrative account of the early exploration of this incomparable part of the world.

The difficulty of exploration was not only natural (though the terrain, of course, is the most formidable on earth), but man-made as well: the Himalayas, then as now, are strategic and political Cited by: 1. Pre-collisional Himalaya focuses on the arrangement of the Himalayan rock units before the mountain-building process resulted from the collision between the continents of Asia and collision began in the Cenozoic and it is a type locality of a continental-continental collision.

The reconstruction of the initial configuration of the rock units and the relationship Range: Himalaya. Introduction. The Himalaya and Karakorum are the archetype of orogenic belts produced by continental collision.A complete transect across the collision zone, from the Asian active margin to the Indian passive margin, is exposed in the Western Himalayan Syntaxis.In this area of extreme elevation and relief, rapid Plio-Quaternary uplift has resulted in spectacular unroofing Cited by: Full text of "Islam In Ladakh" See other formats Tne Journal of the Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies SlluriiViYfil Himalaya, the Journal of the Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies Volume 32 Number 1 Ladakh: Contemporary Publics and Politics No.l&2 Article 9 Readings on Islam in Ladakh: Local, Regional, and International Perspectives John Bray.

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The Himalayas, which stretch over km between the Namche Barwa syntaxis in Tibet and the Nanga Parbat syntaxis in India, are the result of an ongoing orogeny — the result of a collision of the continental crust of two tectonic plates. The book spans 75 years, beginning with the ill-fated William Moorcraft, a veterinarian in the service of the East India Company who arrived in the Himalayas inand ends with the men who were responsible for bringing the region of Chitral under British control in Cited by: 5.

Cultural History of Western Himalayas Hardcover – Septem by B.L. Kapoor (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover, Septem "Please retry" Author: B.L. Kapoor. This magmatic event (1) provides a source for the emplacement of mafic magmas into the lower crust under Tibet (comprising underplated Indian crust at this time), and (2) provides a suitably large-magnitude source of heat to the base of the crust to cause the observed granulite-facies metamorphic overprint, Cited by: Josef Wiesehöfer's comprehensive survey of the Persian Empire under the Achaeminids, the Parthians, and the Sasanians focuses on the primary Persian sources--written, archaeological, and numismatic.

He avoids the traditional Western approach which has tended to rely heavily on inaccurate Greek and Roman accounts. Tabo Monastery (or Tabo Chos-Khor Monastery) is located in the Tabo village of Spiti Valley, Himachal Pradesh, northern was founded in CE in the Tibetan year of the Fire Ape by the Tibetan Buddhist lotsawa (translator) Rinchen Zangpo (Mahauru Ramabhadra), on behalf of the king of western Himalayan Kingdom of Guge, Yeshe-Ö.

Tabo is noted for being the oldest Founder: Rinchen Zangpo. Museum Notes 25 () [The American Numismatic Society Museum] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Museum Notes 25 (). The zircons also contain an ∼ Ma inherited component.

These data indicate that the Early Miocene anatexis that is ubiquitous in central portions of the Himalayan orogen, unreported anywhere in the NW Himalaya, also occurred in the western Himalayan syntaxis, and demonstrates that Nanga Parbat has a protracted melting by: A comprehensive analysis of available temperature data (maximum, minimum, extremes and range) is presented for the Western Himalaya from the global grid point data sources.

Narain [2] and Bopearachchi [3] differentiate between two H.s on numismatic grounds. The second was supposedly a son of the first and ruled in the south of the Hindu Kush.

Karttunen, Klaus (Helsinki) Bibliography 1 W. Tarn, The Greeks in Bactria and India, 2 A. Narain, The Indo-Greeks, 3 Bopearachchi,(H. I.), 9. The American Numismatic Association is a nonprofit educational organization dedicated to educating and encouraging people to study and collect coins and related items.

The ANA serves the academic community, collectors and the general public with an interest in numismatics. Sources. Just like any other Ancient Indian Dynasty, the sources to study Satavahanas are categorised into two a) Literary Sources and b) Archaeological Sources.

The literary sources to study the Satavahana Dynasty are comprised of, Sankrit Religious texts, contemporary Prakrit Texts, contemporary western accounts, Folklore etc. Though the. A pdf level survey of vegetation structure and composition was conducted along the treeline ecotone in Western Himalaya in the states of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh.Free Online Library: Discoveries in Western Tibet and the Western Himalayas: Essays on History, Literature, Archaeology download pdf Art.

Piats Tibetan Studies: Proceedings of the Tenth Seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies, Oxford, (Book review) by "The Journal of the American Oriental Society"; Ethnic, cultural, racial issues Books Book reviews.Earthquakes ebook India and the Himalaya: tectonics, geodesy and history Fig.

4a,b. a) The Himalaya describe a small circle that subtends an arc of approximately one radian symmet-Author: Roger Bilham.